Marketplace   Menu Guide   Complete Pages      
butler eagle
Site last updated: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Bookmark our site!
Local PennsylvaniaNationalInternationalNews Extras  
Published: May 28, 2014 print this article Print save this article Save email this article Email ENLARGE TEXT increase font decrease font

Parker man dies in motorcycle-truck crash



LICKING TWP, Clarion County — A Parker area man was killed Wednesday afternoon when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a tractor-trailer in eastern Clarion County, state police said.
Jeffrey Miller Jr., 24, of Perry Township died at Clarion Hospital of injuries suffered in the wreck just before 1:30 p.m. in Licking Township, about three miles north of Callensburg.
Authorities said Miller was traveling west on Route 368 on a 2006 Honda motorcycle when he traveled into the opposing lane and struck the side of a 2013 Freightliner truck.
The trucker driver Bryan Rutherford, 51, of Martinsburg, W.Va., was not hurt.
The two vehicles collided on a straightaway and investigators did not immediately know what caused Miller to travel into the other lane.
Police did not say if Miller was wearing a helmet.
He was taken to Clarion Hospital where he later died in the emergency room. He was pronounced dead at 3:40 p.m.
Sligo, Callensburg and Parker volunteer firefighters assisted police at the scene and Southern Clarion County and Knox Ambulance crews also were called.
Miller worked for Point of Caring, Inc., a Knox-based residential/group home provider.





Back
Comments
Order Photos!
 
MORE NEWS HEADLINES
arrow Driver’s medical condition thought cause of accident
arrow Route 68 accident requires medical helicopter
arrow Police officer remains on leave
arrow HEADLINES
 
MOST READ ARTICLES
arrow Priorities in doubt
arrow Police checking gunfire as possible drug related
arrow Firefighters quickly douse house fire
arrow City police investigate shooting with 13 shots fired